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Launch Global Action Program on Food Security and Nutrition for Small Island States

As delivered Opening Statement by H.E. Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st session of the General Assembly, at Launch Global Action Program on Food Security and Nutrition for Small Island States 4 July 2017, Rome     President Remengesau, Honorable Ministers, Director General of the FAO, Mr Jose Graziano da Silva, Distinguished Participants, ladies and gentlemen.   […]

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Visit of the President of the General Assembly to Rome

Visit of the President of the General Assembly to Rome    New York, 4 July 2017 – The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, visited Rome today. President Thomson addressed the opening session of the international conference “Oceans, caring for a common heritage” at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross […]

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President of the UN General Assembly attends the launch of the “Laudato Si’ Challenge” at the Vatican

Rome: President of the UN General Assembly attends the launch of the “Laudato Si’ Challenge” inspired by Pope Francis at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at the Vatican   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 5 May 2017 – As part of his mission to push for momentum on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, the President […]

The UN GA President met with the President of the Senate of Italy

PRESS STATEMENT: President of UNGA visits Rome

PRESS STATEMENT   President of UNGA visits Rome In a mission to push for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, the President of the UN General Assembly, H.E. Mr Peter Thomson, visited the Rome-based UN Agencies on Wednesday 23 November. The President met bilaterally with H.E. Mr Graziano da Silva, Director General of the […]

The President of the UNGA had an audience with His Holiness Pope Francis

Press Statement on the President’s visit to Holy See

Press Statement UN General Assembly President’s visit to Holy See Vienna, 25 November 2016 – His Holiness Pope Francis received the President of the United Nations General Assembly, Peter Thomson, at the Vatican on 24 November. During their meeting, on behalf of the United Nations the President expressed thanks to His Holiness for his inspiring […]

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IDLO meeting

As delivered Statement of H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly at IDLO meeting 23 November 2016   Dear Director General, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my pleasure to be with all of you today. I wish to thank you for the invitation to visit IDLO (I-D-L-O) and […]

PGA addresses Rome-based agencies (FAO, FAO, IFAD)

Informal Meeting at the Food and Agriculture Organization FAO on “The SDGs: Universal push to transform the world”

As delivered Statement of H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly at  Informal Meeting at the Food and Agriculture Organization FAO on “The SDGs: Universal push to transform the world” 23 November 2016   H.E. Mr. José Graziano da Silva, Director General of FAO H.E. Ms. Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director of […]